'''Ohio University''' is a Public university|public research university
in Athens, Ohio
, United States
. One of America's oldest universities, the second oldest in Ohio
, it was chartered in 1787 and approved in 1804,
[Act of February 18, 1804, 2 v. ''L.O.'' p. 193. Printed in full in ]
opening for students in 1809.
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, the Athens campus had 23,300 students; the other five campuses had approximately 10,000, and eLearning
Having the nation's 25th largest total residential student enrollment among all of its campuses, Ohio University maintains a selective admission rate with further admission requirements for its schools.
The Heritage College of Medicine maintains its separate select admissions criteria.
Ohio University offers more than 250 areas of undergraduate study.